Pakistani players shamelessly hurled obscene gestures towards Indian fans and media after their win over India but no action will be taken against them as their coach Shahnaz Sheikh has apologised to the FIH for the incident.
A West Bengal minister on Friday denied that the government has warned of arrest of media persons if they violate the restrictions on their movement in the state secretariat "Nabanna", which drew sharp reactions from the media persons.
New Delhi; Criticising the way women are portrayed as a 'commodity' in the media, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday called for self-regulation and urged stakeholders to exercise freedom of choice with a certain sense of discretion.
Several media persons covering the stand-off and clash between the security forces and followers of controversial sect leader Rampal were injured on Tuesday as the police carried out an unprovoked attack on the journalists.
In an independent country, media can can take care of its freedom and they keep monitoring on themselves, Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said on Friday.
With recent statements from the likes of P Chidambaram, Digvijay Singh and HR Bhardwaj leaving it red-faced, Congress today issued a gag order asking its leaders to "desist" from using the media to give suggestions to the party.